Ergonomic focus at IOSH
Previous Article Next Article Comments are closed. Related posts:No related photos. Ergonomic focus at IOSHOn 1 Oct 2002 in Musculoskeletal disorders, Personnel Today IOSH will be holding its annual dinner in Edinburgh on Friday 15 November atthe Murrayfield Stadium. As well as featuring the awards ceremony, anafter-dinner speaker and ceilidh, this prestigious event will also be marked bythe official bestowal of the Royal Charter of Incorporation. The festivities will be preceded by the Institution’s Annual General Meetingat 4pm and, earlier in the day, a special seminar on managing musculoskeletaldisorders. Jointly organised by IOSH’s Scottish branches, in association with HSEScotland, the seminar aims to provide a better understanding of the scale andcauses of musculoskeletal disorders, while guiding delegates on how to inputmore effectively to prevention and management programmes at their workplace. Opening with the welcome address from the Health and Safety ExecutiveDirector, Scotland, Stewart Campbell, the event also features presentationsfrom leading musculoskeletal experts and authors from organisations such as theHealth and Safety Committee, the Health Ergonomics Policy Unit and the ScottishNational Blood Transfusion Service. It will also draw from two detailed case studies to enhance delegates’understanding and practical application of theory. The seminar fee, including refreshments, lunch and delegate pack, is £85(+VAT) for IOSH members and £105 (+VAT) for non-members. In addition, a specialreduced seminar fee of £65 (+VAT) is available to IOSH members who are alsoattending the AGM, the annual dinner and the awards ceremony. Individual tickets for the annual dinner and awards ceremony are priced at£50 (+VAT). For bookings and further information, please telephone the events bookingline on 0116 257 3195.